CHICAGO (CBS) — Two college students’ class project has turned into a non-profit that aims to brighten the lives of young cancer patients, and – when possible – to put other college students in the patients’ shoes.
WBBM Newsradio’s Mike Krauser reports getting DePaul University students to shave their heads proved a bit difficult for Brian Keller and Zach Quinn, two college students from Minnesota.READ MORE: Woman Found Safe In Peoria After Being Kidnapped In Peru, Illinois; Suspect Bobby A. Cross Remains At Large
They offered winter hats to those who agreed to go bald for “Love Your Melon,” a college project for an entrepreneurship class that turned into a charity for cancer patients.
“We didn’t want to do something that didn’t have a cause behind it, because it felt shallow to us,” Quinn said.